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Instead, he was more likely to take a sardonic view of the demands of love.
DAVE FRISHBERG, COMPOSER AND PERFORMER OF INVENTIVE, WITTY JAZZ SONGS, DIES AT 88MATT SCHUDELNOVEMBER 19, 2021WASHINGTON POST
Adam Honoré’s lush lighting — smoky hues of amber, gold and blue — complements Sonnenblick’s sumptuous score, which is highlighted by the heartfelt “The Mercy of Love,” the boisterous “Wallace Falls” and the cleverly sardonic “My Boy in Blue.”
DIGITAL THEATER PRODUCTIONS HIGHLIGHT THE POWER OF ART WITHOUT AN AUDIENCETHOMAS FLOYDMAY 7, 2021WASHINGTON POST
He has a knack for combining the spiritual and sincere with the sardonic and self-deprecating.
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Depending on the part, he can give gravitas, sardonic wit, boyish twinkly humor, or a combination of the three.
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Supplementing Bourdain’s words are a handful of essays by friends, colleagues, and family that tell even deeper stories about a place, including sardonic accounts of traveling with Bourdain.
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Just smiled, a sardonic sort of grimace, and unbuckled his belt and handed it over without a word.
RAW GOLDBERTRAND W. SINCLAIR
Then the frown was smoothed away; a sardonic smile replaced it; another cup of wine he poured himself.
ST. MARTIN'S SUMMERRAFAEL SABATINI
Countless dogs fought under the feet of passers-by, and over all leered the sardonic face of Jean Bart, pirate and privateer.
THE AMAZING INTERLUDEMARY ROBERTS RINEHART
The attitude in which I was, my hands clasped round my knees, consorted with sardonic merriment.
JAFFERYWILLIAM J. LOCKE
A sardonic smile played over the white lips of Azenor the Pale.
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